pelvic field

pelvic field

Pelvic port Radiation oncology An RT field that encompasses iliac, inguinal, femoral node chains, with lead–Pb shields for the rectum and bladder, iliac and upper femoral BM. See Radiotherapy.
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Patients received 41 grays (Gy) of external beam radiation therapy to a limited pelvic field followed 4 weeks later by a palladium 103 (Pd-103) boost using transrectal ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance as described previously.
Low pelvic fields measuring approximately 10 x 10 cm in a parallel opposed fashion (anterior to posterior/posterior to anterior) were utilized to deliver a total dose of 3000 cGr in 10 fractions.